Dr. Michael Romash, MD

Dr. Michael Romash, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Romash, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chesapeake, VA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

501 Discovery Dr

Chesapeake, VA 23320

Contact Information

(757) 547-5145

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 28 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Romash performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Romash ""Getting patients to a doctor who specializes in their particular problem is the most efficient and effective way to care for them.""
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Runner's Knee
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Duke
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Romash has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Romash's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Romash to family and friends
3.1
based on 24 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Romash's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Chesapeake, VA
Michael Romash is the best in problem solving. My feet have been deformed since age 3 years. Surgery after surgery gave minimal relief until he used his critical and creative thinking to use. Now instead of taking 5 Percocet a day, I take only one if I've been doing a lot of walking. His treatment...more
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in Virginia Beach, VA
Dr. Romash is an excellent surgeon. I had severe osteoarthritis in both my right and left knee. He replaced my right knee in June of 2015 and my left in Sept 2016. I was very nervous about having my knees replaced based upon the horror stories I had heard. Dr. Romash put my fears at ease. His...more
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in Suffolk, VA
He was the first person who was able to look at my foot and Xrays and see that there was a serious problem that required surgery after months of other treatment.
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in Chesapeake, VA
I never was able to see Dr. Romash. I waited over two hours and then went back to get x-rays and was told that it would be over an hour or more probably before he could see me. The receptionist's informed me this is the way it is to get to see him....a standard wait of 3-4 hours. That is...more
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in Elizabeth City, NC
He is a very considerate and compassionate physician. I was impressed with the time that he took to explain what options I had available and to make certain that I understood the possible outcomes. I am grateful for having been referred to him.
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